Mrs. Sallis was born on November 13, 1923 in Hillsboro, TX, the daughter of Jesse Walter Keaton and Minnie Wells Keaton. She married James Milton Sallis in December of 1966. He preceded her in death. Mrs. Sallis was a bookkeeper for Foremost Dairy for many years. She volunteered for meal-a-day in Yantis until she could not do it anymore. She loved to bowl with her friends and made many friends. She was of the Methodist faith.
She is survived by her step-daughter, Sarah Sallis Laos of Denton, nephews, Lesly Simpson of Cumby, Mike Simpson of Sulphur Springs, Jack Simpson of Austin and Charley Simpson of Sulphur Springs, niece Diana Williams of Elgin, TX.
In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, brother, J.W. Keaton and sister, Les Conway.
Services will be held at a later date.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home.